Around the World and on my way to Russia

Around the World and on my way to Russia

It has been a while since my last post and since then I have traversed quite a few miles, countries, and rivers, so I thought I would give a bit of an update.  I am currently in the Seoul airport and  have a few hours before my flight leaves to Russia!  I am heading to Sakhalin … Continue reading

You study fish? No way!

It is amazing how many people have a strong opinion about fish in this world. And how many topics and experiences people can share when simply talking about the subject of fish. A conversation in a hostel, a bar, or the plane for me never simpley goes, Random Person: So what are you doing here? Me: I … Continue reading

The Rio Xingu-Photo Slideshow

The Rio Xingu-Photo Slideshow

These photos are from the three communities of Altamira, Illah da Fazenda, and Arara Da Volta Grande.  In Altamira, in some places the river will rise, while in Illah da Fazenda and Arara da Volta Grande the river will dry.  Faced with incredible uncertainty, these communities are still vibrant, beautiful, and living deeply connected with … Continue reading

Tsimane and Beyond

Tsimane and Beyond

Hello all, The past month has been quite a whirlwind of events! I arrived at Tsimane fishing lodge in the Isiboro-Secure National Park and Indigenous Territories almost a month ago.  From the lodge I accompanied one of the Indigenous leaders of the area from community to community by boat recruiting people to go and join … Continue reading

Fishing?

Fishing?

Even though I am falling in love with fly-fishing– I walk along the street and find myself absentmindedly casting my invisible spey rod, I crave standing in the water, staring at my line, I feel rejuvenated and alive after a day on the water, I think about the passion and love that fly-fishermen exude for … Continue reading